Elevate Sets CIO

Fort Worth-based Elevate, the venture-backed startup provides loans to non-prime consumers, said today that it has added Joan Kuehl as its new Chief Information Officer. Keuhl was previously CIO at Travelers Companies, and also served at Bank of America and Sabre Holdings. Kuehl replaces current CTO Jeff Flynn, who Elevate says is retiring. Elevate is venture backed by Sequoia Capital and Technology Crossover Ventures.